Donnie Mathias

born 25 years ago. trying to make ozu happy.

Favorite films

  • A Brighter Summer Day
  • Blue Velvet
  • E.T. the Extra-Terrestrial
  • The Worst Person in the World

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  • The Green Ray

    ★★★★★

  • Stromboli

  • Paris, Texas

    ★★★★★

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  • Stromboli
  • Paris, Texas

    Paris, Texas

    ★★★★★

    the guy sitting next to me in the theater seemed to be on a mission tonight. he was almost like that youtube video where the taco bell ring happens at random points, but the anticipation is what kills you.

    he went “ooo” when anne was topless in her own bed in her own house, exactly as a child would do. silence for half an hour or so.
    he was suddenly enamored once carmelita came on screen, with “gorgeous” and “where…

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  • Everything Everywhere All at Once

    Everything Everywhere All at Once

    ★★★★★

    What I’ve learned and practiced lately is to avoid absolutes, such as what is “right” for me, or what I’m “bad” at. Often times, things that aren’t quantifiable end up badly distorted and should not be taken as hard evidence.

    They know that existentialism and especially multiverse theory are concepts that can’t be fully comprehended, so this story could only be posed in two ways. The more serious option would be to position these concepts as a study to leave…

  • Ikiru

    Ikiru

    ★★★★★

    How heartbreaking it is to have a room of full of people wondering what got into you when you poured passion into something for the first time